The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 54 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing OOP 45 46 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.50% 3.62% 3.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.64% 4.55% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 40 43 32
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,552 £27,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £67,400 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
OOP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
970 1011 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 75.55% 79.54% 68.82%
Number of salaries quoted 834 895 652
Average salary £37,500 £37,565 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.17% +7.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

OOP
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Wales region.

OOP Salary Trend in Wales

OOP
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

OOP Salary Histogram in Wales

OOP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +14 42 £35,000 -6.66% 9
West Wales - 2 £37,500 -
OOP
UK

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOP.

1 42 (47.73%) C++
2 34 (38.64%) OOD
3 31 (35.23%) Java
4 29 (32.95%) C#
5 28 (31.82%) HTML
6 27 (30.68%) JavaScript
7 25 (28.41%) C
8 24 (27.27%) OO
8 24 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (26.14%) Windows
10 22 (25.00%) Mac OS
11 21 (23.86%) Multimedia
12 20 (22.73%) PHP
13 19 (21.59%) CSS
14 18 (20.45%) Software Engineering
15 17 (19.32%) SQL
15 17 (19.32%) DTV
16 16 (18.18%) Scrum
16 16 (18.18%) IPTV
17 15 (17.05%) Web Services
17 15 (17.05%) MVC
17 15 (17.05%) jQuery
18 14 (15.91%) .NET
18 14 (15.91%) TDD
19 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
20 12 (13.64%) ASP.NET
20 12 (13.64%) STL
20 12 (13.64%) Python
20 12 (13.64%) Qt
20 12 (13.64%) Boost C++ Libraries

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.82%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.55%) Apache
3 3 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.27%) Node.js
5 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.14%) CMS
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) HTTP
1 3 (3.41%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.14%) Intranet
2 1 (1.14%) DVB
2 1 (1.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.09%) MySQL
3 6 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.68%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.41%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.27%) Big Data
6 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.27%) MS Access
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 11 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 6 (6.82%) Jenkins
2 6 (6.82%) Ant
2 6 (6.82%) JUnit
2 6 (6.82%) Subversion
2 6 (6.82%) Maven
3 5 (5.68%) NetBeans
4 3 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.14%) Mocha
5 1 (1.14%) PhantomJS
5 1 (1.14%) MorphX
5 1 (1.14%) Selenium
5 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (23.86%) Multimedia
2 5 (5.68%) Advertising
3 1 (1.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 65 (73.86%) Developer
2 22 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 21 (23.86%) Software Developer
4 16 (18.18%) C++ Software Developer
5 14 (15.91%) C Developer
6 11 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 11 (12.50%) Java Developer
7 10 (11.36%) PHP Developer
8 8 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
9 7 (7.95%) Senior Developer
9 7 (7.95%) Programmer
10 5 (5.68%) Lead Developer
10 5 (5.68%) Web Developer
10 5 (5.68%) J2EE Developer
10 5 (5.68%) C Software Engineer
10 5 (5.68%) Technical Leader
10 5 (5.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 4 (4.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 4 (4.55%) PHP Programmer
12 3 (3.41%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (31.82%) HTML
2 19 (21.59%) CSS
3 15 (17.05%) Web Services
3 15 (17.05%) jQuery
4 14 (15.91%) .NET
5 12 (13.64%) ASP.NET
5 12 (13.64%) STL
5 12 (13.64%) Qt
5 12 (13.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 11 (12.50%) HTML5
6 11 (12.50%) J2EE
6 11 (12.50%) Spring
7 8 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (7.95%) JSON
8 7 (7.95%) SOAP
9 6 (6.82%) Hibernate
9 6 (6.82%) .NET Framework
10 5 (5.68%) XML
11 3 (3.41%) Ajax
11 3 (3.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.32%) DTV
2 16 (18.18%) IPTV
3 11 (12.50%) Digital Media
4 9 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (7.95%) Computer Science
6 6 (6.82%) Mobile App
7 5 (5.68%) Visualisation
7 5 (5.68%) Statistics
8 1 (1.14%) GIS
8 1 (1.14%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 23 (26.14%) Windows
2 22 (25.00%) Mac OS
3 10 (11.36%) Apple iOS
4 7 (7.95%) Android
5 3 (3.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (38.64%) OOD
2 24 (27.27%) OO
2 24 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.45%) Software Engineering
4 16 (18.18%) Scrum
5 15 (17.05%) MVC
6 14 (15.91%) TDD
7 8 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 8 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 7 (7.95%) BDD
8 7 (7.95%) Change Management
9 6 (6.82%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (5.68%) DevOps
10 5 (5.68%) Mentoring
11 4 (4.55%) Cyber Security
11 4 (4.55%) Web Development
12 3 (3.41%) Content Management
12 3 (3.41%) B2B
12 3 (3.41%) iOS Development
12 3 (3.41%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 42 (47.73%) C++
2 31 (35.23%) Java
3 29 (32.95%) C#
4 27 (30.68%) JavaScript
5 25 (28.41%) C
6 20 (22.73%) PHP
7 17 (19.32%) SQL
8 12 (13.64%) Python
9 8 (9.09%) Perl
10 7 (7.95%) PHP5
11 5 (5.68%) Ruby
11 5 (5.68%) Embedded C
12 4 (4.55%) Embedded C++
12 4 (4.55%) VB.NET
13 3 (3.41%) T-SQL
13 3 (3.41%) Objective-C
13 3 (3.41%) Scala
13 3 (3.41%) CoffeeScript
13 3 (3.41%) TypeScript
14 2 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (11.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (10.23%) Oracle
2 6 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.68%) TOWER Software
4 3 (3.41%) Zend
5 1 (1.14%) Sony
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£35K + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24594 - £29115 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago